Compound Monocular Microscope by Cary
|Inventory Number:|| 10134|
|Object Type:|| microscope|
|Place Created:|| London England United Kingdom Europe
|Brief Description:||The flat, folding tripod foot supports a tapered cylindrical pillar with a compass joint supporting the square sectioned limb. The body tube screws into an arm attached to the top of the limb. The stage has a keyhole slot and a pinhole. It is racked up and down on the limb for focusing. A sleeve at the lower end of the limb holds the plano-concave mirror in a horseshoe mount.|
|Primary Inscriptions:||"CARY LONDON" on the stage|
|Collection Group:||Royal Microscopical Society Collection|
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